Instructors can let students to pause & resume test/quiz sessions, if the session is interrupted because of bandwidth issues or other technical reasons. If the option to resume tests is enabled, test takers can leave the platform and resume the test where they left off later. The timer will start from the exact moment it was paused last time.

This document will guide you through the process to enable to this option in your tests.

Instructors can allow students to "Pause" and "Resume" tests later by editing the test and setting "Yes" to both the following options:

Allow user to 'Resume' test session
Allow user to ‘Pause’ the test



Allow user to 'Resume' test session

This setting is to enable 'Resume' feature. When student's accidentally close the window or a browser timeout happens, they will get a chance to re-take the test from where they left off.



Allow user to ‘Pause’ the test

This setting enable students to pause the test at their own will. Pausing the test will freeze the test timer. Please note that this only works for 'Standard' and 'Partial-Scoring' tests and will not work for 'Adaptive' scoring.





When a test is 'Paused', scoring is not possible. Students are presented with the following options:



When students leave the platform and come back later, they will have the option to resume the test where they left off. The timer will start from the exact moment it was paused last time.
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